The Aram Public Library Board of Trustees recently named Michelle Carter as the library’s new director.
She replaces retiring Director Anita O’Brien.
A welcome reception is planned for 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the library, 404 E. Walworth Ave., Delavan.
Carter has more than 30 years of experience in community engagement, libraries and customer service. She has helped libraries win grants and has spoken at regional and national conferences. She previously worked as a librarian and department chairwoman at the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois, and at other libraries.